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Musical comedy at Lincoln theatre

A warm and witty musical comedy based on the legendary friendship and professional collaboration of actor, playwright and songwriter Noel Coward and the alluring and charismatic actress Gertrude Lawrence comes to Lincoln on May 5.

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Sarah Ratheram, Paul Critoph and Christopher Finn in The Giant Jam Sandwich. Photo credit: Pamela Raith Photography EMN-170130-152839001

New Perspectives bring fun play to Belchford and Horncastle

A sticky tale takes to the stage as part of a national tour, which comes to the area next month.

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Chubby Brown hits Lincoln as celebration of 40 years on road

Britain’s lewdest, crudest and boldest comedian, Roy “Chubby” Brown, is set to entertain in Lincoln as part of his 40th anniversary tour.

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Which joke gives you the biggest laugh?

Brexit sprout gag is nation’s favourite cracker joke

A Brexit-themed joke about Brussels sprouts beat similar puns targeting Jeremy Corbyn, Roy Hodgson and Sports Direct to the title of best modern festive cracker joke.

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First pantomime for Lincoln theatre

A cast for all ages takes to the stage in Lincoln for a five-week run of the New Theatre Royal’s first pantomime - Cinderella.

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Ghostly tale from master storyteller at Tealby.

A timeless Christmas chiller takes to the stage at Tealby next week.

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The bizarre and the brave at Grimsby Auditorium

The Circus of Horrors celebrates its 21st anniversary as it takes to the road with its latest incarnation The Never-ending Nightmare, including Grimsby Auditorium this Friday, November 25.

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On point for classic Christmas story on stage at Grimsby

Dreams come true this year as a tour of the festive family favourite ballet The Nutcracker comes to Grimsby Auditorium

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Wolds Words Festival: The Sellwood Girls, a one-act play in Horncastle.

The final event in the Wolds Words Festival 2016 sees the world premiere of ‘The Sellwood Girls’, a one-act play by Margaret Crompton.

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Forbidden Nights

Forbidden pleasure comes to Kettering

A show described as a mixture of Cirque Du Soleil and Magic Mike is to heat up the Lighthouse Theatre in Kettering.

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TV favourites in classic whodunnit mystery at Grimsby Auditorium

Familiar faces from Emmerdale, Eastenders and Footballers Wives combine with seasoned entertainer Anita Harris for an evening of murder next week.

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Mystery Plays return to Cathedral setting

There are now just a few days until the 2016 Lincoln Mystery Plays take to the stage at the Cathedral, but there is still time to get your tickets.

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Coward plays at Horncastle’s Lion Theatre

Go along to the Lion Theatre this week to experience a Brief Encounter with Noel Coward.

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Chapterhouse Theatre Company present Peter Pan at Gunby Hall EMN-160307-182224001

Fly away with open air theatre at Gunby

Chapterhouse Theatre Company present the unforgettable story of Peter Pan with Gunby Hall as the backdrop this Saturday.

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Have the time of your life: Dirty Dancing at Grimsby

Grimsby Auditorium will be playing host to the national tour of Dirty Dancing next year.

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Departed: England manager Roy Hodgson

Let’s all laugh at England! Best internet funnies after dismal Euro 2016 exit

Wash away the England blues with our compilation of the best internet funnies in the wake of another disastrous night for English football.

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Charlie Sheen reveals all about that meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Charlie Sheen reveals all about that meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen has revealed big screen comeback plans after admitting for the first time that his public ‘meltdown’ was a result of dealing with his HIV secret.

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Review: Sister Act at Louth Playgoers Theatre

There is no disputing the fact that Sister Act is a demanding and relentless show to put on successfully. It not only requires power, focus and finesse but also an uncompromised energy.

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'Darling...Have you seen my Structural Surveys?!' EMN-150914-080154001

Review: ‘Darling...Have You See My Structural Surveys?!’ at Louth Playgoers Theatre

Written by Susan Munro

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